Avast adds VPN to premium web browser package

Tuesday 26 October 2021 | 15:12 CET | News
Avast launched the Avast Secure Browser Pro, a premium version of its free web browser. This is a Chromium-based browser for Windows PCs which includes an integrated virtual private network (VPN) and advanced ad-block technology. The built-in VPN, which provides access to 30 locations worldwide covering every continent except Antarctica, helps to ensure the highest levels of privacy protection by encrypting all inbound and outbound connections. 

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